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NSO Pops: An Evening with MaxwellThe Kennedy Center
Sep. 18 – 20 The multi-Grammy® winner has artfully managed to transfix music lovers for more than two decades.
1 Henry IVFolger Theatre
Sep. 17 – Oct. 13 Honor is a two-edged sword.
National Philharmonic: Eroica & BeethovenStrathmore
Sep. 21 – 22 “Eroica” Symphony is a groundbreaking work in Beethoven’s stylistic development, bringing together classical control and romantic exuberance.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Cirque MeiCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 19 Direct from the People’s Republic of China, this ensemble of elite circus performers thrills the young and old alike with their amazing feats of agility, strength, and poise.
Whose Live Anyway?Strathmore
Sat. Oct 12 An evening of hilarious improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions
David SedarisThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 15 Award-winning humor writer and master of satire David Sedaris returns to the Kennedy Center.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
Mariinsky Ballet: PaquitaThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 8 – 13 Paquita is a glittering showcase of classical technique, dazzling tutus, and non-stop virtuosic turns.
Tue. Sep 24 Grammy-winner Lucinda Williams performs the album Car Wheels On A Gravel Road in its entirety,
Escaped AloneSignature Theatre
Sep. 24 – Nov. 3 Caryl Churchill's (Cloud 9, Top Girls) electrifying Signature debut is a caustically funny and surreal afternoon of tea and calamity.
The REACH Opening FestivalThe Kennedy Center
Thru Sep. 22 Two weeks of FREE performances & activities celebrating the expansion of The Kennedy Center campus called the REACH.
National Philharmonic: ARRIVAL FROM SWEEDEN. The Music of ABBAStrathmore
Sat. Nov 2
India.Arie: The Worthy TourStrathmore
Fri. Oct 11
Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea TrilogyStrathmore
Wed. Oct 30
Washington Performing Arts: Pink MartiniThe Kennedy Center
Sun. Oct 13
Renée Fleming VOICES: Gavin CreelThe Kennedy Center
Thu. Oct 3
Washington Performing Arts: Melbourne SymphonyThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 16
Merce Cunningham at 100The Kennedy Center
Oct. 3 – 5
Washington Performing Arts: Spektral QuartetThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29
DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletXThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
NemrThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 5
LadamaCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Oct 4
Washington Performing Arts: Drew PetersenThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 19